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How to get past the horrible Error 999 in Y!A - The Ultimate Solution

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by SpiderWebMaster, Jan 13, 2010.

  1. SpiderWebMaster

    SpiderWebMaster Power Member

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    Thanks will give it a try..

    You should also try and make sure to post your links in the sources section and not the actual answer itself.
     
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    Sometimes I get this error when I'm not even posting links...
     
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    from what i've experienced they block the URL you are posting, so it doesn't matter if you are posting it in the answer body or in the sources field, the error always shows up.

    But that loophole is nice, they only block it when posting the answer, if you go later(even 1 sec later) and edit the answer to insert the URL again they won't block it.

    Better to take advantage before the programmers that work to yahoo get smarter and fix it :D
     
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    Yes but what can you do if you still get the error without even posting links?

    This happens to me as well...
     
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    What are proxies for anyways.